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A gun license - as soon as they're released

A new amendment will allow people of any age to get a gun license - provided that they finished military service first.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 4:29 PM

Security forces carry out mass operations

Police and IDF forces carried out multiple operations in Judea and Samaria last night, arresting one in connection to the Mark murder.Rachel Kaplan, 8/2/2016, 8:53 AM

Introducing: Armored Personel Carrier on wheels

The Ministry of Defense has completed the prototype of the first APC on wheels to appear on the stage of IDF history.Tal Polon, 8/1/2016, 2:24 PM

Soldiers get contraceptives as induction present

Newly-drafted soldiers find that contraceptives have been added to the list of hygiene products in their induction care package.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2016, 11:14 PM

Elor Azariya's father admitted to hospital

Elor Azariya's father, Charlie, was admitted to the hospital amid fears he suffered a minor stroke.Reut Hadar and Tal Polon, 7/31/2016, 9:36 PM

IDF Chief visits US for strategic meetings

Lieutenant General Gadi Eizenkot landed Saturday night in the US on an 'official work visit'.JTA, 7/31/2016, 4:08 PM

Attempted stabbing attack in Samaria

Terrorist shot dead while trying to stab soldiers at the entrance to Shechem Sunday afternoon.Uzi Baruch, 7/31/2016, 3:25 PM

Watch: Israelis, Americans embark on 'Ventures'

Arutz Sheva gets an inside look at "Ventures," where elite technology ex-soldiers meet US business students to bring their ideas to life.Yoni Kempinski, 7/31/2016, 2:55 PM

investigation into lecturer that defamed 'Esther'

After a lecturer brought by the IDF's Educational Division gave a lecture defaming the Book of Esther, the IDF announces an investigation.Tal Polon, 7/28/2016, 10:18 PM

IDF Educator defames the Book of Esther

A lecturer in the IDF's education division gives a anti-religious diatribe against the Book of Esther.Tal Polon and Ido ben Porat, 7/28/2016, 9:57 PM

Watch: Exercise of IDF Navy and US Marines

IDF and U.S. special forces conducted a joint exercise in the Negev: "Kaya Green" which simulated a coastal raid in enemy territory.Arutz Sheva, 7/28/2016, 4:38 PM

'Not all those responsible have been punished'

Family of Rabbi Michael Mark react to arrest of terrorists who murdered him.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2016, 10:32 AM

IDF captures terrorists who murdered Rabbi Mark

IDF operation in the village of Surif apprehends terrorists who murdered Rabbi Michael Mark in front of his children.Ben Ariel, 7/27/2016, 6:43 AM

'The system has lost its way'

Former Shas leader Eli Yishai gave a show of support to Elor Azaryia at a hearing on Tuesday. 'I fear the message this gives to soldiers'.Eliran Aharon, 7/26/2016, 8:11 PM

Indictment filed against imposter IDF officer

Man indicted after posing as Senior IDF Officer 'Rotem Karni', developing relationships with several women - then stealing their money.Reut Hadar, 7/26/2016, 4:48 PM

Syrian mortar shell strikes Golan Heights

Mortar shell believed to be spillover from Syrian civil war, but IDF says it holds Assad regime responsible for any such incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/25/2016, 8:41 PM

IDF bans donations to soldiers

A new plan, called "Yachad," will allow the IDF provide for every soldier - while preventing them for providing for themselves.Hezki Baruch and Rachel Kaplan, 7/25/2016, 4:25 PM

Report: 87% of yeshiva-track soldiers go combat

New details from this month's draft: 87% of soldiers who chose to combine army service with Torah study opted to join combat units.Reut Hadar, 7/25/2016, 3:48 PM

The prosecution doesn't want the truth to come out

Azariya's lawyers attack the military prosecution for the "unfair" manner of its interrogation.Yoni Kempinski, 7/25/2016, 2:48 PM

'The Company Commander is lying'

The cross-examination of Hevron soldier that shot a wounded terrorist is currently underway.Yoni Kempinski, 7/25/2016, 10:13 AM

More women enlisting for combat positions

Survey shows 40% increase in preference for combat positions among female draftees July 2016.Uzi Baruch, 7/24/2016, 9:20 PM

IDF seizes weapons in Arab town

An IDF operation successfully locates terrorist weaponry in Judea and Samaria.Ido Ben Porat, 7/21/2016, 9:31 PM

Vehicle used in terror attack confiscated

IDF forces find vehicle used to ram into soldiers in terror attack in early May in which 3 were wounded, one seriously.Uzi Baruch, 7/21/2016, 11:50 AM

IDF position in Metula comes under fire

Soldiers shoot back without hitting anyone. Authorities suspect initial bullet was stray shot.Kobi Finkler, 7/20/2016, 10:09 AM

'The driver took out a grenade - I shouted, stop!'

Soldier injured in grenade blast that killed two comrades communicates with parents while on life support; investigation still ongoing.Tal Polon, 7/18/2016, 4:51 PM

IDF warns soldiers against new Pokemon game

IDF tells soldiers that Pokemon Go is not to be used on military bases due to security concerns.Elad Benari, 7/15/2016, 5:15 AM

Ex-IDF Chief of Staff: I regret nothing

Ex-IDF Chief of Staff Dan Halutz: If I had the chance, I would engage the Second Lebanon War again.Rachel Kaplan, 7/14/2016, 11:21 PM

They traded supper for kitbags and uniforms

Leaving their homes and families, members of the Regev Battalion reservists trained for a week in honor of their country.Ido Ben Porat, 7/14/2016, 6:36 PM

Two immigrants' struggle to join the IDF

Felipe Rodriguez and Navon Kaplan, two olim hadashim, refuse to give up on their dream of serving in the IDF.Yoni Kempinski, 7/14/2016, 6:15 PM

Beard crisis: 'Religious soldiers in a dilemma'

Rabbi Avi Shayish, divisional IDF chaplain, explains how army's unresolved beard crisis is causing problems for religious soldiers.Benny Tucker, 7/14/2016, 4:44 PM

Released from IDF for 'very bad behavior'

After 170 days in military prison, Ta'ir Kaminar is released from IDF service - but not as a 'conscientious objector'.Shlomo Pyotrokovsky, 7/14/2016, 2:16 PM

Rabbi Druckman: It's pure libel

Rabbi Haim Druckman applauds the strengthening religious establishment, in light of the media storm surrounding IDF Chief Rabbi Eyal KarimRachel Kaplan, 7/13/2016, 2:10 PM

'One of you will be the 1st female Chief of Staff'

Prime Minister at event honoring female soldiers of the IDF: 'our female fighters have influence far beyond the borders of Israel'.Chezki Baruch, 7/12/2016, 10:21 PM

IDF appoints Druze officer to head Medical Corps

Colonel Dr. Badar Tarif - soon to be Brigadier General - will be the first Druze officer to hold the senior position.Ari Soffer, 7/11/2016, 8:46 PM

New Chief Military Rabbi appointed

Rabbi Eyal Moshe Karim, former paratroopers commander and author of a book on Jewish military law, will be the next Chief Military Rabbi.Ido Ben Porat, 7/11/2016, 5:31 PM

Family of Hevron soldier calls on public for help

Mother of Elor Azariya urges Israeli public: help bring my son home, the State has abandoned him, it's been 3 months since he's been here.Reut Hadar, 7/10/2016, 10:30 PM

Hevron activist: IDF commanders betraying soldiers

Baruch Marzel criticizes outgoing commander of the IDF's Judea Brigade who testified against soldier Elor Azariya.Eliran Aharon, 7/8/2016, 2:09 AM

Azariya's comrade: I didn't feel danger of a bomb

Fellow soldier testifies at trial for Elor Azaria, who shot neutralized terrorist, denies there was fear of bomb but thanks Azariya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2016, 8:07 PM

Saving our soldiers - psychologically

Researchers from Tel Aviv University team up with the IDF and US Army to develop a computer game to prevent PTSD.Rachel Kaplan, 7/6/2016, 3:41 PM

Sparks fly at trial of Elor Azariya

Ambulance driver filmed kicking terrorist's knife closer to him after shooting takes the stand, is grilled by prosecutors.Yoni Kempinski, 7/5/2016, 3:21 PM

Lapid denies he's giving up on drafting haredim

Yesh Atid head confronted after saying the haredi draft won't be on table for next gov. Says it's because he thinks Court will decide first.Hezki Baruch, 7/5/2016, 1:13 PM

Gantz chauffeurs his old driver to his release

Former IDF Chief of Staff surprises his old driver to take him to be released from the army.Reut Hadar, 7/5/2016, 11:11 AM

IDF commander jailed for inviting rapper to party

Company commander spent a week in military prison after surprising troops with appearance of nationalist rapper 'The Shadow.'Ido Ben-Porat, 7/4/2016, 7:39 PM

9 Israelis rescued from Ramallah

Group of nine Israeli leftists who enter Ramallah intentionally attacked with firebombs and rocks, escape without injury.Ben Ariel, 6/29/2016, 11:14 PM

IDF to form new haredi paratrooper unit

Multi-year Gideon plan leads to significant changes in IDF policy.Kobi Finkler, 6/29/2016, 2:46 PM

Watch: IDF infantry, navy, air force, drill

Exercise involving all military branches ended today. Watch compiled footage of the actionArutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 4:11 PM

Photos: IDF, American military hold joint exercise

78 American soldiers take part in join exercise with IDF at the Lod Industrial area in central Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2016, 1:15 AM

IDF probes who ordered soldiers' Google formation

Video of soldiers at Israeli air base lining up to spell 'Google' in honor of Eric Schmidt's visit draws ire; 'Soldiers shouldn't do this.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/22/2016, 2:30 PM

Israel to receive first F-35 fighter jet today

IDF to take possession of the first F-35 exported from the US this afternoon. Arutz Sheva will have live coverage.Kobi Finkler, 6/22/2016, 9:13 AM

Army opens investigation into Route 443 shooting

IDF launches official probe into incident in which soldiers responding to attack accidentally killed innocent Arab bystander.Ido Ben-Porat, 6/21/2016, 6:39 PM

Request: Don't make names of witnesses public

Military prosecution asks court to prohibit the publication of the names of officers who are supposed to testify in Elor Azariya trial.Shlomo Piotrokovsky, 6/21/2016, 12:15 AM

Watch: IDF jeep attacked with firebombs

Arabs throw firebombs at an IDF jeep near Hevron. Miraculously, the soldiers were unharmed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/20/2016, 1:12 AM

Experts: Tank returned by Russia is the wrong one

Military expert say tank from battle of Sultan Ya’akov and returned by Russia was not the one from which three IDF soldiers were abducted.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/18/2016, 1:31 AM

IDF officer reprimanded for 'tribute' shelling

Lt. Col. Neriya Yashuron to be reprimanded, but won't face trial, for ordering troops to fire at empty building in tribute to slain comrade.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2016, 2:02 PM

Netanyahu: We look after our soldiers

Netanyahu awards commendation for bravery to Dr. Regina Fikman, who served as a medical officer during Operation Protective Edge.Hezki Baruch, 6/15/2016, 6:43 AM

Israel reveals top-of-the-line equipment in France

Products include tunnel-clearing robots, radio-based drone destroyers, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/14/2016, 2:20 PM

IDF relaxes closure on hometown of Tel Aviv gunmen

Army relaxes restrictions on residents entering and exiting Yatta, near Hevron, as Shavuot security measures lifted.Ari Soffer, 6/13/2016, 9:41 AM